Closed for Statutory Holiday

Lac La Biche County Libraries will be closed on Monday, February 21st to celebrate Family Day. We will reopen on Tuesday at 9am. We thank you for your understanding.

Summer & Winter Reading Programs

Winter Reading Program 2022

The weather outside is frightful but our library is so delightful

Reading Log

Track your reading in January and February for a chance to win a prize. Your Winter Reading Log can be dropped off at the main branch or emailed to info@llbcl.ca.

To submit your own ballots directly:

  • Record the number of hours you read.
  • Go to the Winter Reading Minutes Submission Form and submit your ballots.
  • If you are age 0-9, add one ballot for every 3 hours read.
  • If you are age 10-16, add one ballot for every 5 hours read.
  • If you are age 17+, add one ballot for every 7 hours read.

You can add ballots one at a time, or do many at once- just divide your hours read by 3, 5 or 7, depending on your age. The contest will be open from January 1st to February 28th. Don't miss out!

 

Read for 15

The Read for 15 Challenge is back. On Thursday, January 27th we encourage everyone to read for 15 minutes in celebration of Family Literacy Day. 

It's easy to participate, simply:

  1. Read anything you want - a book, a magazine, an essay, recipes, online articles, a cereal box - anything.
  2. Submit the Read for 15 Form for reading on January 27th for a chance to win a prize.
  3. Challenge your friends and family to participate too.

Read together or read on your own - just don't forget to read!

The Read for 15 challenge is a fun and easy way to support literacy in our communities. Literacy is a key part of children's development - taking the time to read together helps improve literacy skills for the whole family.

 

Snow Sculpture Competition:

  • Submissions accepted from January 1st-31st
  • Photograph your creation and send it via email to info@llbcl.ca 
  • Voting for your favourite creation will take place from February 1-28th

 

Scavenger Hunts:

You can also win prizes for completing the scavenger hunts at the main branch location and change every 2 weeks.

 

These events are all part of the NLLS Winter reading Program

TD Summer Reading Club 2021 Program promo slide

Welcome to the 2021 TD Summer Reading Club - The theme this year is Game On!

We are planning both in person (providing AHS guidelines allow) and virtual events this year. Here is the list of free activities:

  • Lightboard Guessing Game - New puzzles will be posted each week during July & August on our Social Media platforms (Facebook, Instagram & Twitter). Entries must be submitted every Friday before 6pm to info@llbcl.ca for your chance to win a prize. Prizes will be awarded after the completion of all 8 puzzles.
  • Hungry Hungry Hippos for Ages 3-12 on Wednesday, July 14th at 2pm at the main branch and take home kits will be available for pick up.
  • Trivia for ages 12+ on Wednesday, July 21st at 2pm via Zoom and Kahoot - https://kahoot.it/. Zoom link and download Kahoot before the game if you are using a smartphone or tablet.
  • Life Size Pac-Man for ages 12+ on Wednesday, July 28th at 2pm at the main branch and take home kits will be available for pick up.
  • Pin Ball at home project will be available for pick up on July 28th. Send in your photos at info@llbcl.ca for your chance to win prizes, All entries are due on or before August 31st.
  • Scattergories for ages 12+ on Wednesday, August 4th at 2pm via Zoom.
  • Yardzee, Jenga and Large Yard Games fun for the whole family on Wednesday, August 11th at 2pm location TBA. Take home kits will be available for pick up.
  • Trivia for ages 12+ on Thursday, August 19th at 6:30pm via Zoom and Kahoot - https://kahoot.it/. Zoom link and download Kahoot before the game if you are using a smartphone or tablet.
  • SRC End Party - Carnival Games for everyone on Wednesday, August 25th at 2pm at the main branch.

The TD Summer Reading Club pamphlet.

TD Story Walk Dates and Locations:

  • July 19th Crafternoon Plamondon 10:30-Noon
  • July 26th Daddy Come Play With Me a in LLB 6:30-8:30pm
  • July 27th Art in the Park LLB - 10:30-Noon
  • July 28th Art in the Park LLB - 10:30-Noon
  • August 23rd Summer Party in Plamondon –10:30-Noon
  • Aug 25th Summer Party at McArthur Park - 10:30-Noon
  • August 26th Drive in Movie in Plamondon - 7:30-8:30pm

Your registration and reading logs must be submitted on or before August 31st to be eligible to win prizes.

Online registration SRC form

Reading Logs

Note: Reading logs only need to be submitted once and all formats count including audio books.

Video highling our TD Summer Reading Club Events.